Applicants are required to submit the originals along with a set of photocopies of the originals, both sets of documents need to be submitted at the counter.
Originals will be returned once the High Commission of India & its respective Consulates are satisfied with the documents provided. The current Passport having valid Visa or Residence Permit is required to be enclosed with self-attested photocopies of pages containing detailed passport particulars, Visa page and the page containing observation (s), if any.
£81.00 * An additional fee of £ 2.00 per application is collected as 'Consular Surcharge' for all Passport services.
The additional fee is inclusive of the above fees and duly reflected in the receipts issued to the applicant.
All applicant apply for “Change of Name” with renewal of passport MUST write/fill the Correct Name (Name to be printed on the passport) not the name mentioned in the existing passport.
Applicants are required to submit the documentary evidence for “Change of Name” application.
Name in Visa document/sticker or Residence Permit should match with that in the Passport otherwise a short validity Passport will be issued in cases where there are minor differences in the name on the Passport and name on Visa / Residence Permit and only after the applicant furnishes correct documents, a normal validity Passport will be issued.